Primetime Emmy Awards winner Regina King is a famous American actress and director popular in the world for portraying her roles in the television series Southland and American Crime. She is also famous for appearing in The Good Doctor and Shameless.
Regina King's Early Life
Regina King was born Regina Rene King on January 15, 1971, and is 48 years old as of early 2019. She was born in Los Angeles, California, the United States of America to mother Gloria and father Thomas King.
Regina was raised in View Park-Windsor Hills in a middle-class family. She is of American nationality and belongs to the black ethnicity.
Regina King's Career
Enthusiastic and diligent Regina played her debut acting role while she was still in her high school days. Her first acting was in the television series, 227 where she played the role of Brenda Jenkins for about half a decade. In 1991, she appeared in her debut feature film, Boyz n the Hood alongside Tyra Ferrell.
Till the date, Regina has appeared in many television series and movies like Shameless, Watchmen, The Big Bang Theory, Living Proof, Living Single, This Christmas, Mighty Joe Young, Our Family Wedding, and many others.
Regina King's Net Worth and Earnings
As of early 2019, Regina King's net worth is estimated to be around $12 million that she might have collected from her professional acting and directing career. Back in 2015, her net worth was reported to be around $10 million.
The box office sales of Planes: Fire & Rescue was around $151,390,000, Our Family Wedding was $21,410,000, This Christmas was $49,780,000, and The Ant Bully was $55,180,000.
Regina King's Personal Life
While talking about Regina King's personal life, she is a divorcee. On 23rd of April 1997, King got married to Ian Alexander Sr.
Before getting married, they welcomed their first child, son Ian Alexander, Jr together in 1996. However, their decade long married life was dissolved in 2007 citing his extramarital affairs.
Regina stands 5 feet 3 inches tall and weighs around 55 kg.